Search for dissertations about: "Retail supply chains"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 swedish dissertations containing the words Retail supply chains.

  1. 1. On fit uncertainty-reducing interventions in retail supply chains

    Author : Emmelie Gustafsson; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product recommender; retail supply chains; product recommendation system; Fit uncertainty; digital product fitting; experience goods;

    Abstract : Fit uncertainty is used in this doctoral thesis to describe the customer’s experience of uncertainty about the physical fit of a product when shopping for experience goods. Experience goods are products whose attributes are difficult to ascertain without physical examination. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital model-driven retail supply chain management

    Author : Emmelie Gustafsson; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; 3D scanning; Matching technology; Digital product fitting; Retail supply chains; Digital customer models; Mass customization; Design science; Product variety; Digitalization; Digital product models;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to increase the understanding of how matching of digital models of products and customers can be used to shift the performance frontier in retail supply chains. This thesis puts forward the matching of digital models as an operational practice used by retail supply chains. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring the potential of using radio frequency identification technology in retail supply chains - A Packaging Logistics perspective

    Author : Daniel Hellström; Förpackningslogistik; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Packaging; Retail; Radio Frequency Identification; Logistics;

    Abstract : In recent years RFID technology has attracted interest from the retail industry where it is being presented as a possible key to creating more efficient and effective retail supply chains. If RFID technology is to be implemented in packaging throughout retail supply chains, there is a need to develop an understanding of how and why the technology affects activities and processes within retail supply chains. READ MORE

  4. 4. Production in a State of Abundance : Valuation and Practice in the Swedish Meat Supply Chain

    Author : Jonas Bååth; Patrik Aspers; Tora Holmberg; Turo-Kimmo Lehtonen; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; abundance; production; valuation; Swedish meat industry; supply chain; post-scarcity society; economic sociology; food studies; agriculture; grocery retail; pragmatism; practice theory; ethnography; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Abstract : This thesis is a sociological contribution to the study of abundance. It discusses the case of Swedish meat producers and how they persist in producing pork and beef despite a lack of demand and competitive disadvantages compared with foreign suppliers. READ MORE

  5. 5. On interactions between Packaging and Logistics - Exploring implications of technological developments

    Author : Daniel Hellström; Förpackningslogistik; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknik; Supply Chain; Case study; Simulation; Radio Frequency Identification; Technological sciences; Retail; Packaging; Logistics;

    Abstract : Packaging is a fundamental element in logistics systems. Packaging not only affects every logistical activity; it is also recognised as having a significant impact on logistics costs and performance. READ MORE